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dongle

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Car Tech 101: OBD-II apps and dongles

Brian Cooley explains how the OBD-II port under your dash can feed a secret interface to your car for moment to moment diagnostics.

By 3 September 2014

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Following Google and Roku, Amazon plans a TV dongle?

The long-rumored TV-streaming device from Amazon will be a thumb-sized stick like Chromecast, according to a report.

By 18 March 2014

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Vevo on Chromecast, one dongle closer to world domination (Q&A)

Vevo is one of Chromecast's newest apps, but for Vevo CEO Rio Caraeff, it's one more step in reinventing the music video and taking over the globe, he tells CNET in an exclusive interview.

By 11 December 2013

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Two people fired over PyCon 'dongle' joke

After a man made a "dongle" joke at a tech conference, two people lost their jobs: the man who made the joke — and the woman who publicly called him out.

By 22 March 2013

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Sony's Smart Stick is a £100 smart TV dongle for Bravias

Sony's new gadget adds smart TV features to your boring old Bravia, but it's far more expensive than similar alternatives from Google and Sky.

By 17 September 2013

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What's killing your battery? Android's top 10 performance-sapping apps

Is your phone or tablet battery constantly reduced to a sliver of red on the screen? New research has found the worst performance-draining apps on Android devices, and Facebook is the biggest culprit.

By 6 November 2014

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Microsoft's Chromecast competitor is pretty awesome for on-the-go screencasting

This little dongle sends your screen from your Windows machine (and some Android devices) right to your TV.

By 24 October 2014

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Tech Retrospect: Amazon listens with Echo and Office mobile apps go free

Is a Bluetooth speaker that's always listening creepy? And how much would you pay for Office mobile apps? We'll address those questions and more in this look back at the week in tech.

By 8 November 2014

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Google's new Chromecast dongle plays hard to get

Google's new $35 streaming hardware is now listed only as "coming soon" on the company's online store. But there will be other places to buy the device.

By 25 July 2013

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The mixed-up math of Amazon's Fire TV Stick discounts

Amazon has a bevy of discounts wrapped up in its launch of the Fire TV Stick, the e-tailer's answer to Google Chromecast -- but some of the deals aren't all that they appear.

By 28 October 2014